Flashlight Safaris Are
When night falls at the
Big Bear Alpine Zoo, scents linger longer in the still air, the zoo comes alive
with the sights and sounds of the nocturnal cycle of the creatures of the
highly developed senses of hearing, sight and smell, nocturnal animals are
specially adapted to make the most of night-illumination. Some daytime
animals share the best of both worlds and remain active, even after dusk.
Bear Lake, each Friday and Saturday during the month of October (weather
Bear Alpine Zoo will be hosting its Flashlight Safari, an
exclusive tour which explores the more active side of our animals during
twilight and dusk.
open at 6:30 P.M. with the Tour beginning at 7:00 P.M.; no one will be admitted
after 7:00 P.M. Exploring Big Bear Alpine Zoo after
dark is a unique mountain experience.
your own flashlights and dress warmly. Admission is $12 for adults, $9 for
seniors (60+) and children from 3 to 10 years of age, and children under 3
years are admitted free.
information on the Flashlight Safaris, call
The Big Bear Alpine Zoo is San Bernardino
zoo and also serves as a wildlife animal sanctuary, rehabilitation
education center. Founded in 1959, it is operated and owned by
Bear Valley Recreation and Park District.